This activity is designed to provide students with an overview of best practices for dental professionals with regards to nutritional counselling. Practitioners will learn about nutrition and health, nutrients, Canada’s Food Guide, and oral health. Learners will acquire methods to improve patients’ oral health via diet analysis and nutritional counselling. Though the promotion of healthy eating, practitioners will learn to promote patient oral healthcare.

Target Audience: 

All healthcare practitioners

Major Topics:

  • Nutrition and Health

  • Nutrients 

  • Canada’s Food Guide 4.0 Oral Health

  • Nutrition Counselling 

Activity Duration:

3 hours